Attitudes vary considerably by race on issues including crime, policing, the death penalty, parole decisions and voting rights.
Learn how Europeans in 10 EU member states feel about key institutions and issues ahead of European Parliament elections.
Worldwide, roughly two-thirds of the countries that allow gay marriage are in Western Europe.
Proposals to change the U.S. immigration system have received renewed attention under the Trump administration. Read key details about U.S. immigration programs.
Most American adults (82%) say Muslims are subject to at least some discrimination in the U.S. today, according to a Pew Research Center survey conducted in March – including a majority (56%) who say Muslims are discriminated against a lot.
Despite facing more scrutiny, Facebook is used by around seven-in-ten U.S. adults and remains popular across demographic groups.
Partisan divides in America are as wide as they’ve ever been in the modern political era. But what about those who identify as independents?
As of the end of 2017, 57% of 167 countries with populations of at least 500,000 were democracies of some kind, and only 13% were autocracies.
Many social media users in 11 emerging countries report being regularly exposed to misinformation when using the platforms.
Overall, about two-in-ten Americans say they have ever spoken with or been interviewed by a local journalist.